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The National WWII Museum - New Orleans

I just got back from New Orleans where I visited the  The National WWII Museum and apart from the incredible scale of the place it’s a really well put-together museum that I recommend to anyone – not just boys interested in planes and tanks… 377 more words

Simon Garrett

The Revenant - A very beautiful film.

Saw this last night, absolutely fantastic. Survival movies are a particular favourite of mine especially if they are based on true stories or if they at least adhere to the “rules of the Universe.” Alejandro González Iñárritu’s film depicts a stark and brutal frontier world and details some lives within. 503 more words


The Time Has Come for a Department of Peace

Over at 3 Quarks Daily I’ve posted The United States Needs a Department of Peace. The idea was first proposed in 1793 by Dr. Benjamin Rush, one of the signers of the Declaration of Independence, and has been… 166 more words

Great Revaluing

The Man in the High Castle - Amazon show from the book by Philip K. Dick.

Just watched episode 2 of this alternate history/sci-fi fantasy where the Nazis and Japanese won the Second World War and conquered the United States. It’s a little bit steampunky a little bit Red Dawn but not that much of either. 68 more words